HB 452 by Rep. Rep Jesse Petrea, R-Savannah, would require the Georgia Bureau of Investigation to share with Georgia sheriffs and the public information it has been receiving from the federal Immigration Customs and Enforcement (ICE) for at least 18 months on the release of criminal aliens. Supporters say the good news is that it passed out of the state Senate Public Safety Committee. But they worry that it passed with needless tinkering with the already well-written language and some very concerning incidents.
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